Diboll man recovering from tree-sawing accident

LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) - A Diboll man who suffered a broken arm in a tree-sawing accident Monday is listed in stable condition and expected to make a recovery, according to a police officer.

Larry Gossett, 68, suffered a compound fracture in his arm when he and a crew were working to clear trees out of a lot on Arrington Street in Diboll.

A Lufkin helicopter was called to the scene and transported him to a Tyler hospital.